growing season

100 Miles of Spring

Apr 5, 2017

In this archived broadcast from April 3, 1987, John Weeks discusses temperature fluctuations and recites Henry David Thoreau to describe the constant changes, new growth and longer days of spring.

Global Warmups

Sep 1, 2012

What's white and black and red all over? A sunburned polar bear in a black bikini?  Okay, not so funny.  Global warming is no laughing matter.  But for all its negative effects, the extended growing season in this region may not be one.  Jim has some startling news.